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how do you remove door panel? #201009 Jun 18, 7:39am Jun 18, 7:39am
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how do you remove door panel?
(passenger side door)i got all the bottom screws out and i took the two screws out that are on the side and the screw in the middle. it seems like it is not coming off right by the lock and the handle. what else am i supposed to do to get it off? im taking it off to tighten my door handle to keep it from rattleing.

Re: how do you remove door panel? #201010 Jun 18, 7:53am Jun 18, 7:53am
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There is a screw behind the handle.

Here is the guide.
https://www.celicahobby.com/ubbthreads/thread.f_1869888531_0_collapsed_2__1.html

I hope that this helps. thumbsup


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Re: how do you remove door panel? [Re: GTSHYPR] #201011 Jun 18, 7:56am Jun 18, 7:56am
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thanks a lot man

Re: how do you remove door panel? #201012 Jun 18, 5:00pm Jun 18, 5:00pm
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hey, are you tightening them up so your subs don't rattle them so bad? let me know if it works for yah b/c my door handles piss me off so bad when they rattle!

Re: how do you remove door panel? [Re: nebraskaGTS] #201013 Jun 18, 11:59pm Jun 18, 11:59pm
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Originally Posted by nebraskaGTS
hey, are you tightening them up so your subs don't rattle them so bad? let me know if it works for yah b/c my door handles piss me off so bad when they rattle!


That happened with my old car... that's why I'm afraid to install "big" system in my celica... wtf

Re: how do you remove door panel? [Re: morris] #201014 Jun 20, 10:38am Jun 20, 10:38am
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i tightened the two main bolts but it didnt do shit. looked at doing it like the guide said but it seemed to complicated since i couldnt really get back behind the handle to well to remove that stuff. i dont know what to do. maybe ill just shove something in there so it wont move so much.

Re: how do you remove door panel? #201015 Jun 20, 9:46pm Jun 20, 9:46pm
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that sucks man, i think i'm just gonna dynamat my whole car, i just need to get some cash flow first thumbsup

Re: how do you remove door panel? [Re: nebraskaGTS] #201016 Jun 22, 7:52am Jun 22, 7:52am
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same here

Re: how do you remove door panel? #201017 Jun 22, 9:36am Jun 22, 9:36am
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It is really easy.

Use a phillips head screw driver (tape it, else it causes scratches) an push it above the handle between the little panel and de knob for closing the door and "brake" the little panel out.

In total there are 6 screws to remove.

Then when the screws are removed. There are still 4 pins that hold the panel down.

Re: how do you remove door panel? [Re: CelicaTC] #201018 Jun 22, 9:37am Jun 22, 9:37am
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Will take pictures if you want.

It takes 5 minutes to remove.

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